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Beating the winter blues

Education
January 19, 2019
Jill Cowart is no stranger to military moves. Married to a senior-level military officer, she and her family have made several major PCS moves across the States, including to...

Winter Wellness Tips

Education
January 19, 2019
Cold weather can take a toll on the body, especially for those who suffer from chronic aches and pains.

3 tips to strengthen your long-distance relationship

Education
January 19, 2019
Relationships can be complex. Add distance to the equation, and it’s even more challenging than before.
Robert D. Edgren's Riley Palfy and fellow transfers Chauncey Williams, Quan Thompson and Amos Alsvig, hit the road for the first time this season playing at Zama on Friday and Saturday.  MICHAEL K. ATKINSON/SPECIAL TO STRIPES
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Boys Basketball: New-look Eagles are soaring so far this season

Education
January 11, 2019
After a 2-22 season a year ago, Robert D. Edgren’s boys basketball team finds itself at 5-0, including a DODEA-Japan best 4-0 thus far.
Dyson Robinson, left, and E.J. King head to Kobe for this weekend's Western Japan Athletic Association boys tournament; Rodrick King and Nile C. Kinnick travel to American School In Japan for a rematch of last January's Far East Division I and combined tournament finals. (SHION RUDOLPH/SPECIAL TO STRIPES)
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Okinawa schools set to host Taipei

News
January 18, 2019
Kadena’s and Kubasaki’s boys and girls teams have only faced each other, not counting Japanese opponents, since the Okinawa basketball season began in December.
Geometry students use a rope to show how to calculate a triangle during class at Naples High School near Naples, Italy. The Department of Defense Education Activity plans to increase class sizes in its middle and high schools next year, a decision that would reduce staff by about 300.  SCOTT WYLAND/STARS AND STRIPES
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DODEA schools to increase average class sizes, shed 300 jobs in bid to free up funds

Education
January 10, 2019
KAISERSLAUTERN, Germany – The Department of Defense Education Activity plans to increase average class sizes in its middle and high schools next year and expects to shed about 300...